Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Samuel V. Alwine.
Unit/Placed in, 96st Headquarters, 5303rd Combat Troops.
Names of 2764 US Military Personnel Still Unrecovered in China-Burma-India Theater of World War II
2nd Lt. Samuel V. Alwine, Headquarters 5303rd Combat Troops, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
Samuel is born approx. on Aug. 22, 1917 in West Moreland County, Pennsylvania.
Father, Samuel V. Alwine.
Mother, Mary E. (Potts) Alwine.
Sister(s), Elenor E. Alwine.
Samuel enlisted the service in Pennsylvania with service number # 1294696.
Samuel was found dead on Dec. 14, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Samuel is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, https://books.google.nl/books?id=wBiXDwAAQBAJ&pg=PT226&lpg=PT226&dq=5303rd+combat+troops&source=bl&ots=QDodY7dxf3&sig=ACfU3U0cv8caXhW_jRPgNqg300lmipKhwA&hl=nl&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjP5_zw8ObjAhVSLFAKHcEpC4gQ6AEwAXoECAkQAQ#v=onepage&q=5303rd%20combat%20troops&f=false
Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com